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US Coast Guard
Aircraft and their Stations
December 7, 1941

by Jack McKillop

AIRCRAFT CATEGORIES AND INVENTORY

General Utility (J) 14  Patrol (P) 10
  Grumman J4F1Widgeon
  Grumman JF2 Duck
8
6
  Hall PH2
  Hall PH3
5
5
Utility Transport (JR)  10  Transport (R)
  Grumman JRF2 Goose
  Grumman JRF3 Goose

3
  Douglas RD4 Dolphin
  Lockheed XR3O1
  Lockheed R5O1 Lodestar


1
Trainer (N) Scout Observation (SO)
  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3   Curtiss SOC4 Seagull 3
Patrol Bomber (PB)    
  Consolidated PBY5 Catalina    
Total aircraft 51    

AIRCRAFT BY SERIAL NUMBER

V125  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1268
V127  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1270
V128  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1271
V129  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1272
V132  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1275
V133  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1276
V134  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1277
V137  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 190
V138  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 191
V139  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 192
V140  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 193
V143  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 196
V148  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 267
V151  Lockheed XR301 Electra, msn 1053
V166  Hall PH2
V167  Hall PH2
V168  Hall PH2
V169  Hall PH2
V170  Hall PH2
V171  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12412
V172  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12413
V173  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12414
V174  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1063
V175  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1064
V176  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1065
V177  Hall PH3
V178  Hall PH3
V179  Hall PH3
V180  Hall PH3
V181  Hall PH3
V184  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1076
V185  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1077
V186  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1078
V187  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1079
V188  Lockheed R5O1 Lodestar, msn 182008
V189  Consolidated PBY5 Catalina, ex BuNo 2290
V190  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1085
V191  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1086
V192  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1087
V193  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V194  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V195  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V196  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V197  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1222
V198  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1223
V199  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1224
V200  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1225
V201  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1226
V202  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1227
V203  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1228
V204  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1229

AIR STATION AND AIRCRAFT ASSIGNED

Air Patrol Detachment, Traverse City, Michigan
V192  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1087
V204  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1229
CGAS Biloxi, Mississippi
V137  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 190
V143  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 196
V168  Hall PH2
V170  Hall PH2
V184  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1076
V202  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1227
CGAS Brooklyn, New York
V151  Lockheed XR301 Electra msn 1053
V177  Hall PH3
V179  Hall PH3
V188  Lockheed R5O1 Lodestar, msn 182008
V190  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1085
V191  Grumman JRF3 Goose, msn 1086
V196  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V198  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1223
CGAS Elizabeth City, North Carolina
V161  Fairchild J2K1
V175  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1064
V183  Hall PH3
V186  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1078
V193  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V199  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1224
CGAS Miami, Florida
V132  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1275
V167  Hall PH2
V169  Hall PH2
V171  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12412
V172  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12413
V173  Curtiss SOC4 Seagull, msn 12414
CGAS Port Angeles, Washington
V148  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 267
V176  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1065
V203  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1228
CGAS Saint Petersburg, Florida
V125  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1268
V134  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1277
V194  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V195  Naval Aircraft Factory N3N3
V200  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1225
CGAS Salem, Massachusetts
V129  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1272
V185  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1077
V197  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1222
CGAS San Diego, California
V127  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1270
V139  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 192
V166  Hall PH2
V178  Hall PH3
CGAS San Francisco, California
V128  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1271
V133  Douglas RD4 Dolphin, msn 1276
V140  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 193
V180  Hall PH3
V181  Hall PH3
V189  Consolidated PBY5 Catalina, exBuno 2290
V201  Grumman J4F1 Widgeon, msn 1226
Coast Guard Officer, 7th Naval District, Charlestown, South Carolina
V174  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1063
Coast Guard Officer, 14th Naval District, Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii
V187  Grumman JRF2 Goose, msn 1079
USCGC Taney, Honolulu, Territory of Hawaii
V138  Grumman JF2 Duck, msn 191
 

References:

Pearcy, Arthur; U.S. Coast Guard Aircraft Since 1916. Annapolis, Maryland : Naval Institute Press, 1991. 330 pp. ISBN 1557508526.

Andrade, John M.; U.S. Military Aircraft Designations and Serials, 1909 to 1979. England: Midland Publications, 2006. 252 pp. ISBN 0904597229.